Ati 5870 pci express 1

hi

will a ati 5870 (pci2.1) work with a pcie 1 motherboard

specifically a asus p5k delux http://asus.com/product.aspx?P_ID=0e9NyGEDLjtBRtyB&templete=2

also will it play hdtv through a hdmi cable with sound through it too?
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  1. Hello and welcome to the forums :)
    Yes it will work because PCI-E 2.0 is backward compatible with PCI-E 1.0,and yes it can play HDTV through a HDMI cable with sound if you have the right LCD for it
  2. thanks for the infomation it has helped alot .
  3. Yeah, don't worry about bandwidth or anything. There's a loss of ~1%.
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